Priorities for 2015-2017

The priorities of the JBACE are based on the strategic directions adopted for 2013-2018. Given the partial or full achievement of some of the directions, the JBACE would like to emphasize the following priorities for 2015-2017.

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Report of recommendations - Mineral Exploration

The JBACE published a Report of recommendations regarding mineral exploration and the Section 22 assessment and review procedure. These recommendations pertain to the inclusion and exclusion lists. These lists play a major role in environmental assessments because they determine which projects require an impact study.

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Consultations on Uranium: Phase III

Uranium exploration projects have raised concerns in several areas across Québec, namely in Mistissini. In 2014, the Québec Government mandated the Bureau d’audiences publiques sur l’environnement (BAPE) to conduct an inquiry and public consultations on issues related to uranium development.

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